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  • US TREASURY YIELDS FALL SLIGHTLY AFTER DATA, 10- YEAR NOTE YIELDS DECLINE TO 2.20 PERCENT.

  • U.S. import prices post biggest drop in seven months Thursday, 10 Sep 2015 | 8:31 AM ET

    WASHINGTON, Sept 10- U.S. import prices in August recorded their biggest drop in seven months as the cost of petroleum and a range of goods fell, indicating that a strong dollar and soft global demand continued to put downward pressure on imported inflation. The Labor Department said on Thursday import prices fell 1.8 percent last month, the largest decline since...

  • NEW DELHI, Sept 10- India's biggest airline, IndiGo, quadrupled its profit to a record 13.04 billion rupees in the year ending in March, two sources said on Thursday, as it prepares to cash in on the country's aviation boom with a stock market listing. The low-cost carrier, which now flies one in every three air passengers within India, has remained profitable in...

  • FRANKFURT, Sept 10- German speciality chemicals company Lanxess is in talks to put its main synthetic rubber business into a joint venture with petrochemicals group Ineos, four people familiar with the matter told Reuters. Lanxess has also held talks with Saudi Arabian Oil Company and Russia's NKNK and Sibur, but negotiations over the sale of a stake or pooling...

  • Sept 10- Canadian discount retailer Dollarama Inc reported better-than-expected quarterly profit and sales as customers bought more higher-priced items, boosting its average revenue per transaction. Dollarama said on Thursday that its same-store sales rose 7.9 percent. Dollarama's net income jumped to C $95.5 million, or 74 Canadian cents per share, in...

  • Sept 10- Apple Inc has just made buying a new iPhone every year more affordable- a move that analysts said will drive demand from now on, starting with the new iPhone 6 S and 6 S Plus. The deal for iPhone owners, which will initially apply to the United States and 11 other key markets including China, emerged as one of the most positive announcements at Apple's annual...

  • LONDON, Sept 10- New Zealand's dollar regained some ground after losing more than 2 percent earlier on Thursday, as China's yuan shot up in offshore markets on suspected state bank intervention, whetting investor appetite for risk. The yen slipped after comments by a Japanese lawmaker renewed speculation the Bank of Japan would loosen policy again.

  • PARIS, Sept 10- Despite tailwinds from a weak euro and low commodities prices, euro zone countries are far from seeing a uniform recovery in their industrial sectors, underlined by data on Thursday pointing to a rebound in Spain and a slump in France. Regional industrial powerhouse Germany is also proving hard to gauge for economists with data earlier this week...

  • Sam's Club to accept American Express credit cards Thursday, 10 Sep 2015 | 8:00 AM ET

    NEW YORK, Sept 10- Sam's Club, Wal-Mart Stores Inc's warehouse division, will accept American Express credit cards starting Oct. 1, in addition to the other cards it already accepts in its stores, the companies said on Thursday. American Express lost a crucial relationship with Sam's Club competitor Costco Wholesale Corp earlier this year. Online, Sam's Club...

  • LONDON/ BOSTON Sept 10- A setback in Ukraine for Franklin Templeton's star fund manager Michael Hasenstab hasn't dimmed his appetite for bold bets in markets shunned by others as he boosts exposure to some of this year's worst-performing emerging markets. But in Ukraine, where Templeton sank around $6.5 billion from 2011-- owning about 40 percent of...

  • ISTANBUL, Sept 10- Turkey's economy grew a greater-than-expected 3.8 percent in the second quarter, data showed on Thursday, a rare positive surprise for a government grappling with expectations of a second-half slowdown in growth. Finance Minister Mehmet Simsek said after the release of the data the economy will continue to grow in the third quarter on...

  • Sept 10- Canadian discount retailer Dollarama Inc's quarterly profit surged 38.6 percent as customers spent more per transaction at its stores. Dollarama's net income rose to C $95.5 million, or 74 Canadian cents per share, from C $68.9 million, or 51 Canadian cents per share, a year earlier. Revenue rose 14 percent to C $653.3 million.

  • *Germany expects 800,000 asylum-seekers this year. DORTMUND/ BERLIN, Germany, Sept 10- While many European countries say asylum seekers could damage their economies if they let in too many, Germany is counting on the record numbers pouring across its borders to save its own. Daniel Kok, owner of a small flooring business in the west German city of Dortmund, had been...

  • Sept 10- FCA US LLC, a unit of Fiat Chrysler Automobiles NV, said it was conducting a safety recall of an estimated 1.06 million trucks to inspect and service wiring harnesses. An investigation by the company has discovered that certain trucks may have steering-wheel wiring harnesses that wear because of contact with a spring, FCA US said. Such wear may cause a...

  • Sept 10- Apparel resale website operator thredUP Inc said it received $81 million in a Series E investment round led by Goldman Sachs Investment Partners, bringing the total amount raised by the San Francisco- based company to more than $125 million. Goldman Sachs investment comes at a time when U.S. retailers are increasing their focus on ecommerce offerings...

  • Sept 10- U.S. stock index futures were slightly higher on Thursday, a day after Apple and a fall in oil prices dragged down Wall Street by more than 1 percent. *World stocks were lower as more uncertain news emerged from China, with Chinese stocks ending the day in the red. *Data showed that producer prices in China fell for the 42nd straight month and car sales dropped, in...

  • *Japan machinery orders fall, China car sales down. LONDON, Sept 10- Oil prices rose on Thursday ahead of weekly U.S. stocks data, despite fresh signs of an economic slowdown in China and Japan. "The stage is set for a recovery but as long as we keep getting disappointing numbers out of China it will weigh and delay a recovery," Khan said.

  • *Starting price up to 12.87 bln baht per licence. BANGKOK, Sept 10- Thailand's telecoms regulator said on Thursday it would hold a second auction for fourth-generation mobile spectrum licences on Dec. 15, when two 900 MHz frequency licences will be up for sale. Advanced Info Service Pcl, the market leader by subscribers and revenue share, is operating mobile...

  • Sept 10- Hard-disk maker Seagate Technology Plc said it planned to cut 1,050 jobs, or 2 percent of its workforce, as part of a restructuring program. Seagate, which has about 52,200 employees worldwide, expects to complete the restructuring by the end of the December quarter. To help make up for a declining PC market, Seagate and rival Western Digital Corp are...

  • LONDON, Sept 10- Bank of England policymakers voted 8-1 to keep rates at a record-low 0.5 percent this month and judged it was too soon to decide if turmoil in markets sparked by China will affect Britain much. The central bank said it expected Britain's economy to maintain healthy growth. The BoE's decision comes after a month of sharp falls on global stock...